A newsboard for reporting bird sightings, happenings & announcements,miscellany in north Brooklyn and the 3 main central north Brooklyn green regions : historic Prospect Park, Brooklyn Botanic Garden , & Greenwood Cemetery.A service for Brooklyn birders and visitors. Note: short posts of rare sightings /activity alerts are sent by cell phone.If the species name(s)/locale is first in the title heading, it's a cellphone text message afield.Also note: Conservation issues & posts.
---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Orrin Tilevitz<email@example.com> Date: Mon, Jul 31, 2017 at 1:43 PM Subject: Fw: green-wood cemetery To: Peter Dorosh <firstname.lastname@example.org>
This morning, a northern waterthrush at the koi ponds, a yellow warbler and three spotted sandpipers at the Sylvan Water, and at least one yellow warbler at the Valley Water. Other birds included house finches, cedar waxwings, chipping sparrows, at least 3 eastern kingbirds, a flicker or two, a flock of brown-headed cowbirds, and the usual starlings, robins, mourning doves, cardinals, monk paraakeets, canada geese, and mockingbirds. Also, a couple of cooperative dragonflies (pictures).